The Fundamental MBA Question That Many Applicants Mess Up – And How To Get It Right

By - Oct 25, 08:34 AM   Comments [0]

In recent years, MBA program admission committees have started asking unconventional essay questions. For example, Berkeley-Haas asks you to pick a song that expresses who you are; Chicago Booth leads applicants to an assortment of photos – “shared Booth moments” – and to pick the...

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Free Admissions Consulting and GMAT Strategy at The Economist’s MBA Fair

By - Oct 25, 07:52 AM   Comments [0]

The Economist's MBA fair, which takes place online and is free to attend, is coming up quickly and you won't want to miss out. Those who register by October 30th will be entered into a raffle to win a free Economist GMAT Tutor Premium Prep...

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GMAT Score or GPA: What’s the Biggest Application Killer?

By - Oct 25, 06:49 AM   Comments [0]

Not all MBA application pieces are equal, so focus your prep strategically. There is no one-size-fits-all formula for getting into business school—but by thinking smart and planning out a timeline suited to your unique candidacy, you’ll be gathering confidence and knowledge that will really pay off...

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3 Best Ways Female Applicants Turbocharge Their MBA Applications

By - Oct 25, 05:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Top business schools are going out of their way to reach out to female applicants. In recent years, these schools have been especially eager to close the gender gap in their incoming classes. But while top B-schools are keen on enrolling as many...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 25)

By - Oct 25, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math If and , what is ? A. B. C. D. E. Question Discussion & Explanation Correct Answer - E - (click and drag your mouse to see the answer) GMAT Daily Deals Manhattan GMAT:...

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Profile of a Successful Round 2 MBA Applicant

By - Oct 25, 00:59 AM   Comments [0]

You realized months ago that gaining admission to a top business school is more of a marathon than a sprint. So, rather than rush your campaign and “settle” for an application that’s less than your best, you let the fall deadlines pass and set your...

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Monday Mail-Bag: Advice on Big Picture Issues That Impact GMAT Test Takers…

By - Oct 24, 12:16 PM   Comments [0]

by Rich Cohen This series of emails and PMs focuses on situations that many Test Takers face during their studies. The names of the original posters have been changed to protect their identities. “Re-writing” DS Questions Hi Rich, I was working through a practice DS question, but...

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Former AdCom Officers Have Some Advice for You

By - Oct 24, 11:26 AM   Comments [0]

You probably already know that we have a diverse group of MBAs on the Stacy Blackman Consulting team. We each bring something unique to the table that the rest of our staff (and our clients!) can benefit from. This week we thought the timing was...

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GMAT Question of the Day (October 24)

By - Oct 24, 02:00 AM   Comments [0]

Math Is the range of a combined set is bigger than the sum of ranges of sets and ? (1) The largest element of is bigger than the largest element of . (2) The...

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The Economist’s 2016 MBA Rankings

By - Oct 21, 10:00 AM   Comments [0]

EXPARTUS MBA Admissions Move over, Harvard and Stanford! You’ve got nothing on Chicago, Kellogg and Darden — at least according to the 2016 Economist MBA rankings. The Economist’s list is known for being the rebel among the major MBA rankings, and this year is no exception....

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